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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

Showing Paul Michelson's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (17 out of 51, or 33.33%)

RankStatePeak Prom-M  Elev-M Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.AlaskaDenali61406190West-Central Alaska Range 
2.HawaiiMauna Kea42054205Hawaii Big Island2010-07-03
3.WashingtonMount Rainier40264392South Washington Cascades1983-09-25
4.CaliforniaMount Whitney30724419Sequoia Sierra Nevada 
5.ColoradoMount Elbert27654399Sawatch Range2009-10-03
6.NevadaCharleston Peak25123632South Great Basin Ranges 
7.OregonMount Hood23493426Oregon Cascades1983-08-20
8.WyomingGannett Peak21574207Wind River Range 
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak21544013Bighorn Mountains 
9.UtahKings Peak19354123Uinta Range 
10.ArizonaMount Graham19263267Southeast Arizona Ranges 
11.New HampshireMount Washington18741917White Mountains1997-07-14
12.North CarolinaMount Mitchell18562037Central Blue Ridge Ranges2010-04-30
13.IdahoBorah Peak18233859Lost River-Lemhi Ranges 
14.MontanaCrazy Peak17403417Central Montana Ranges 
15.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak16863649Southeast New Mexico Ranges 
16.New YorkMount Marcy14981629Adirondack Mountains 
17.TennesseeClingmans Dome13732025Great Smoky Mountains2008-08-21
18.TexasEmory Peak13672385Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges 
19.MaineKatahdin13071606Longfellow Mountains 
20.VermontMount Mansfield11071339Green Mountains 
21.South DakotaBlack Elk Peak8872204Black Hills2009-05-29
22.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain8611288Northern Blue Ridge 
23.West VirginiaSpruce Knob8481482Allegheny Mountains2008-08-23
24.MassachusettsMount Greylock7511063Taconic Range2011-05-05
25.ArkansasMagazine Mountain650839Ouachita Mountains2016-03-27 a
26.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald6431458Southern Blue Ridge Front2008-08-22
27.KentuckyBlack Mountain5791262Cumberland Mountains2008-08-21
28.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain573780Ouachita Mountains 
29.MarylandQuirauk Mountain445652Northern Blue Ridge 
30.AlabamaCheaha Mountain440733Southern Appalachian Ridges2008-11-29
31.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point439664Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain438749Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain433847Northern Appalachian Ridges 
32.MinnesotaEagle Mountain403701Superior Upland 
33.South CarolinaHogback Mountain326972Southern Blue Ridge Front 
34.MichiganBriar Hill317520Lower Peninsula-Heartland2016-04-17 c
 Michigan or Grove Hill120519Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
35.North DakotaBoundary Butte314774Canadian Great Plains 
36.WisconsinBlue Mounds285524Upper Mississippi Area 
37.New JerseyHigh Point269550Northern Appalachian Ridges2010-05-01
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point267456Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
38.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill268442Taconic Range 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills253314New England Upland 
39.MissouriMudlick Mountain205400Ozark Plateau 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain195439Ozark Plateau 
40.OhioCampbell Hill195472Lower Peninsula-Heartland2008-07-25
41.IllinoisWilliams Hill190324Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
42.NebraskaHogback Mountain1771543Central Great Plains 
43.IndianaWashington County High Point128320Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
44.MississippiChoctaw County High Point117220Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or Winston County High Point116220Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout37219Southeast Coast 
45.IowaPilot Knob100443Upper Mississippi Area 
46.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill91168New England Upland 
47.KansasPottawatomie County High Point79475Central Great Plains 
48.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain7594Southeast Coast 
49.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point70143Ouachita Mountains 
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain69163Ouachita Mountains2008-04-11
50.DelawareIron Hill61104Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
51.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton4670Northern Blue Ridge 

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